Instagram Now Censors Content Likely to Upset You

by / Friday, 24 March 2017 / Published in Latest News

In an attempt at “fostering a safer, kinder community,” Instagram will now censor sensitive content. This isn’t Instagram changing its definition of banned content, but is instead an attempt at shielding sensitive eyes from seeing sensitive content. Instagram has always had a simple policy when it comes to what is and isn’t allowed on its service. Posts that violate the community guidelines are removed altogether, while everything else is visible to everyone. But Instagram is now adding some middle ground to that binary. Blurring Sensitive Content From View Sensitive content will now be hidden behind a blurred screen warning that,…

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